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Triathlon Training Coach

  • Type:Limited Term
  • Salary/Pay Rate:$12.00 - $15.00/hr
  • Posted Date:11/02/2017

Parks and Recreation Department
Provo Recreation Center
Seasonal Position

Posted: November 2, 2017

Essential Duties: The Provo City Recreation Department is looking for a triathlon training coach willing to specialize in our community programs. The individual appointed to this position will be required to perform the following duties: weekly coaching for individuals with varying skill levels on biking, running and swimming, as well as transitions, equipment, nutrition and other skills necessary to improve personal fitness goals and completing triathlons; tracking participation; writing weekly emails with tips and ways to improve performance of participants; coordinating facility use of pool times, spin classes, and fitness equipment for class each week; facilitating a final sprint triathlon experience; and other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements: Sufficient knowledge of triathlon training and instruction relating to the program as well as the physical ability required to perform the duties of the job. Preference will be given to applicants with previous instructing experience and the desire to work with individuals with varying fitness and ability levels.

Wage: $12.00 - $15.00 per hour, depending upon experience. Payment will be by direct deposit.

Schedule: The program runs from 7:00-9:00 AM on Saturdays from January 13 – March 31, 2018.

Selection Factors: Knowledge of triathlon training instruction, job-related experience, and public relations skills. ***PLEASE STATE YOUR SPECIFIC RECREATION KNOWLEDGE IN THE JOB/SKILLS CERTIFICATION SECTION ON THE JOB APPLICATION. ***

Screening: Based on meeting the minimum requirements and job-related experience, skills, knowledge, and education. Selection may be based largely upon an oral interview. Criminal background checks are conducted on all City positions. Non-disclosure may result in dismissal.

Physical/Environmental Factors: This work requires physical strength and agility to perform the work including: two to four hours of triathlon training (running, biking, and swimming) instruction per week and other varied physical activities associated with performing the essential duties.

To Apply: Apply online at www.provocity.jobs or at the Provo City Division of Human Resources located at 351 West Center, Provo, UT.

Closing Date: *Open until filled. 

*Because this is an open file position, applications of those individuals not appointed to the current opening or not making the above deadline will remain on file for 60 days. Applicants will be eligible for consideration for appointment to the above position opening within that period of time.

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